UVA COVID-19 Modeling Weekly Update

Key Takeaways

  • Trends in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths in Virginia continue to improve. However, weekly new case rates statewide remain above peaks experienced last summer.
  • Virginia has surpassed its goal of 50,000 vaccine doses administered per day. According to online surveys, 3 in 4 Virginians will definitely or probably take the vaccine when offered.
  • The B.1.1.7 variant looms with model results projecting a summer peak in cases should mask use and social distancing lessen substantially.

Full Weekly Report.

UVA COVID-19 Model Dashboard.

UVA Biocomplexity Institute Slides.

RAND Corporation Situation & Research Update.